Bloomberg News has hired Travis Waldron to be an editor on its politics and economy desk in Brasilia.
He has been a HuffPost enterprise politics reporter based in Washington. He covered general politics and culture in the United States and Brazil, and also writes about issues at the intersection of sports, politics and culture. He was at HuffPost for seven and a half years.
Previously he covered politics, economics, and sports at ThinkProgress, and his work has appeared at The Atlantic, Columbia Journalism Review, and various newspapers.
Waldron is a graduate of the University of Kentucky.